Book Volume 54 2012

Higher Education Management and Operational Research

Demonstrating New Practices and Metaphors

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ISBN: 978-94-6091-976-3 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-28

      The Need for New Higher Education Management Practices and Metaphors

  3. The Context of the Evolving Higher Education Environment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

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      Pages 31-47

      Do Industrial Approaches to Quality Management And Performance Indicators Work for Higher Education?

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      Pages 49-63

      Higher Education Management and University Culture

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      Pages 65-77

      Rethinking Learning in the 21st Century

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      Chapter

      Pages 79-94

      The Funding of Higher Education in England

  4. Managing Student Learning and Support

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 96-96

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      Pages 97-107

      Managing E-Xpectations

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      Pages 109-123

      Where Worlds Collide

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      Pages 125-152

      A System Dynamics Approach to Improving an Advising System For Business School Undergraduates

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      Pages 153-165

      Enhancing the Student Experience

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      Pages 167-175

      Web-Based Learning Environments

  5. Managing the Business of Higher Education

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 178-178

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      Pages 179-207

      Making a Bed to Lie in

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      Pages 209-223

      An Operational Research Technique for the Formulation of Higher Education Institutional Strategy and Future Directions

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      Pages 225-238

      Challenging Custom and Practice in Course Design

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      Chapter

      Pages 239-252

      Formalization of Models and Strategies for Diversity Management in a Multiethnic and Multicultural School1

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      Chapter

      Pages 253-268

      Operations Research Applications in Higher Open and Distance Learning Systems

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      Chapter

      Pages 269-291

      Library Operational Research